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Little Soap Creek Bridge

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Overview
Lost Pony truss bridge over Little Soap Creek on CR V17 (Lake Road)
Location
Wapello County, Iowa
Status
Replaced by a new bridge
History
Built 1934; Replaced 2004
Design
Pony truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 70.0 ft.
Total length: 72.0 ft.
Deck width: 19.9 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+40.94306, -92.48593   (decimal degrees)
40°56'35" N, 92°29'09" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/543271/4532563 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Ottumwa South
Land survey
T. 71 N., R. 14 W.
Inventory numbers
IA 330660 (Iowa bridge number)
BH 14608 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Categories 

Built 1934 (741)
Built during 1930s (11,185)
Iowa (6,174)
Lost (21,954)
Lost 2004 (496)
Lost during 2000s (4,017)
Owned by county (19,947)
Pony truss (15,642)
Replaced by new bridge (14,640)
Span length 50-75 feet (9,557)
Total length 50-75 feet (8,949)
Truss (31,052)
Wapello County, Iowa (107)

Update Log 

  • October 2, 2013: Updated by Dave King: Updated status: Replaced

Sources 

  • Dave King - DKinghawkfan [at] hotmail [dot] com